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The league’s 2012 Supplemental Draft will be held on Tuesday and eight players are eligible to be selected. One of the prospects in the draft is former Alabama A&M linebacker Larry Lumpkin, who was ruled ineligibly for the 2012 college football season.
The draft gives players often labeled as character-flawed a chance to rectify their football careers. Players who were unable to petition the league for early entry into the NFL Draft and find themselves ineligible for their upcoming college season may enter the Supplemental Draft as underclassmen.
Players are rarely selected in the draft however as teams are wary of players who, for whatever reasons, were not held in high regard by their college coaches. After the Supplemental Draft order is finalized, teams wishing to select a player submit the name of the player and round they want to select him in to the league. The team that bids that highest round pick is awarded the p...
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Lumpkin, who spent two seasons at A&M before transferring to Carson-Newman College after the 2010 season, has made himself available for the NFL Supplemental Draft after being ruled ineligible for the 2012 season...
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